October 2008 Indie Next List
“This compelling, page-turning futuristic novel takes readers into a world that pits teenagers against each other in a fight to the death for the glory and well-being of their district. But when Katniss discovers the young man from her district is in love with her, she is faced with either having to kill him to survive or sacrificing herself to save him.”
— David Richardson, The Blue Marble, Fort Thomas, KY
About the Author
Suzanne Collins is the author of the groundbreaking Hunger Games trilogy for young adults: "The Hunger Games," "Catching Fire," and "Mockingjay." She is also the author of the picture book "Year of the Jungle," a" Publishers Weekly "best book of the year, and the "New York Times "bestselling Underland Chronicles series for middle grade readers, which started with "Gregor the Overlander." Suzanne lives with her family in Connecticut. You can find her online at suzannecollinsbooks.com.